Are We Thinking Too Straight? Why We Need More LGBTQ+ Studies in India: A Perspective

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Anjali Mediboina

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Despite India’s antiquity recognizing all types of queer sexualities, there is still much stigma and taboo that surrounds the Indian LGBTQ+ community. This stigmatization can be reflected in the scarcity of literature that focuses on the community. This article discusses the lack of LGBTQ+ studies in India, the consequences, and how encouraging more studies for this community can help eradicate prejudice and discrimination.

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Mediboina, A. (2021) “Are We Thinking Too Straight? Why We Need More LGBTQ+ Studies in India: A Perspective”, Journal of Asian Medical Students’ Association. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9(1). doi: 10.52629/jamsa.v9i1.234.
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